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In light of the June 23rd decision of the US Supreme Court regarding immigration and Monday's rally in Hartford by members of the Connecticut Immigrant Rights Alliance, The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven reaffirmed today its commitment to the work in support of immigrants, including undocumented immigrants, in Greater New Haven.
Immigrant integration is a major strategic priority of The Foundation. Through community partnerships, grantmaking and public education, The…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 30, 2016 at 9:24am — No Comments
Kitchen at CitySeed is open! It's great new resource for cooking classes, community events, food business incubation and more. Read all about it…
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 30, 2016 at 4:50am — No Comments
Philanthropy has long played a major role in the search for cures to deadly and debilitating diseases. From the dawn of modern medicine until World War II, philanthropists were the primary sources of funding for medical research. That role changed after the war, when science and technology became a national priority and the government began making massive…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 30, 2016 at 4:46am — No Comments
Talk about a life lesson in fulfilling one's duty of care AND addressing personal risks, the NC New Schools board is a case example that couldn't be better. Simple lessons: one of the first questions a nonprofit board member should ask: do you have Directors & Officer's Insurance? Another question each year: has our D&O Insurance been paid?
Of course, the board should have been asking a lot more questions to understand first, how the organization was doing that it was heading…Continue
Added by Mike Burns on June 29, 2016 at 7:59am — No Comments
Added by N'Zinga Shani on June 23, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
The Supreme Court of the United States struck down the Obama Administration’s immigration executive actions that would have expanded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and created Deferred Action for Parents of Americans (DAPA). Despite this setback to immigration reform, we would like to highlight the work of an organization in Greater New Haven that creates a…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 23, 2016 at 6:26am — No Comments
OneWorld Radio Presents a Profile of Planned Parenthood of Southern New England (PPSNE) Programs and Services In CT. PPSNE has 17 health centers in CT; these centers offer family care including HPV screening and testing; HIV testing, counseling and referral; screening and treatment for STDs/STIs; HPV & Hepatitis B vaccinations, annual gynecological exams and Tuberculosis testing.
Added by N'Zinga Shani on June 22, 2016 at 5:30pm — No Comments
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Dance party at True Colors annual conference. Image Source: True Colors.
When a young person who identifies as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender is rejected by family and friends, the toll can be devastating. Self-harm, drug abuse and homelessness become very real risks. For more than two decades, True Colors has supported LGBT youth to avoid such…Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on June 16, 2016 at 9:54am — No Comments
In a Philadelphia Inquirer article, in a story about the purchase of Muhammad Ali's childhood/young adulthood home, the current owners stated:
The museum was not set up as a nonprofit. "I did not want anyone else to tell me how best to re-create the home or how to preserve Muhammad's most important legacy. This was to be the purest vision of the legacy of Muhammad Ali, without interference or baloney from committees," said Bochetto.
Neither he nor Weiss will get one red cent…Continue
Added by Mike Burns on June 15, 2016 at 7:18am — No Comments
All Our Kin in New Haven seeks a bilingual (Spanish-English) Economic Development Consultant to support family child care providers in planning and running sustainable and profitable small child care businesses. We are searching for an enthusiastic team player who is looking to make a difference and is excited about being a part of a high-impact, growing and dynamic non-profit organization…Continue
Added by Alison Wunder Stahl on June 5, 2016 at 6:11am — No Comments
Well, the baseball season is underway like it has been since C1850's. It was coined as the "national pastime" or the "national game." There were baseball players from all over the States. Since 1895 until approx. 1910 there were…Continue
Added by Patricia B. Illingworth on June 5, 2016 at 5:55am — No Comments
CVLC seeks applicants to direct its development and communications work. This position requires a range of skills including:
Added by CT Veterans Legal Center on June 2, 2016 at 7:42am — No Comments
It is with great pleasure that we invite you to DREAM HAVEN, The Future Project's very special student-led event to celebrate a year of high school…
Added by Sarah Tankoos on June 2, 2016 at 7:40am — No Comments